Theatre

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    Odissi dance presented at Shilpakala

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:04am on April 09, 2017

    Dancers demonstrated Odissi – one of the eight major genres of classical dance – on the first day of a two-day dance festival at the...

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    Indian troupe addresses problems in urban life

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on April 07, 2017

    On Thursday, the second day of ongoing the week-long Syed Badruddin Hossain Memorial festival, two plays Porshi Bosot Kore and Gohonjatra were staged by Kolkata-based...

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    Syed Badrudin Hossain Theatre fest kicks off at Shilpakala

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:10pm on April 05, 2017

    Week-long Syed Badruddin Hossain Memorial Theatre Festival kicked off amid fanfare and enthusiasm on Wednesday at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. Local theatre troupe Padatik Natya Sangsad organised the festival...

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    Padatik to hold week-long theatre festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:59pm on April 03, 2017

    Featuring plays by nine local and one Indian troupe, a week-long theatre festival by Padatik Natya Sangsad (TSC) begins at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday...

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    Dhaleshwari Opera: experimentation on Macbeth

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on April 01, 2017

    Many contemporary theatre activists have experimented with Shakespearean tragedies in present settings and Agontuk Repertory’s production Dhaleshwari Opera, premiered on Friday at National Theatre Hall...

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    Theatre depicts Jail Killing Day, aftermath

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:01pm on March 29, 2017

    Featuring the brutal killings of the four national leaders, Bunan Theatre staged a press show of its latest production Secret of History at Experimental Theatre...

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    World Theatre Day celebrated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on March 28, 2017

    Theatre activities celebrated World Theatre Day organising a discussion, awards ceremony and cultural show at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Monday...

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    Shadow play features genocide

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on March 27, 2017

    Combining shadow play, installation art and mime show, Dhaka University Mime Action staged Kalo Raat, a twenty-minute experimental play depicting the March 25 genocide, on...

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    World Theatre Day celebrated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:39pm on March 27, 2017

      Theatre activists in Dhaka celebrated the World Theatre Day through discussion, award giving and a dance drama at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. Bangladesh chapter of International Theatre Institute, Bangladesh...

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    National mime fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:59pm on March 23, 2017

    A three-day national mime festival ended at Studio Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy ended on Thursday with staging of...

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